University of Lucknow: Statistics

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#1633 of 14,131 In the World
#458 of 5,830 In Asia
#28 of 876 In India
#4 of 79 In Uttar Pradesh
#1 of 13 In Lucknow
#492 of 1,001 For Entomology
Top50% For 67 other topics
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Quick Review

Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
lkouniv.ac.in
Languages
English;Hindi
Acceptance rate
35%*

* The University of Lucknow is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions Requirements12th year senior secondary/intermediate examination or recognized foreign equivalent
Academic CalendarJanuary to December (January - June; July-December).

Research profile

University of Lucknow has published 7,775 scientific papers with 82,330 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, Organic Chemistry, Environmental Science, Medicine, Biochemistry, Quantum and Particle physics, and Materials Science.

Publications
7,775
Citations
82,330

University of Lucknow majors

by publication & citation count

Biology
5,205 / 64,142
Chemistry
5,024 / 65,526
Physics
3,879 / 44,596
Engineering
3,738 / 44,531
Organic Chemistry
3,561 / 46,775
Environmental Science
3,540 / 42,322
Medicine
2,859 / 30,719
Biochemistry
2,752 / 39,177
Quantum and Particle physics
2,676 / 27,222
Materials Science
2,446 / 31,494
Genetics
2,120 / 28,604
Geology
1,943 / 25,926
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,890 / 15,019
Ecology
1,785 / 22,418
Computer Science
1,543 / 13,445
Botany
1,485 / 21,362
Paleontology
1,418 / 18,880
Metallurgical Engineering
1,226 / 17,697
Geography and Cartography
1,225 / 12,117
Optical Engineering
1,185 / 13,920
Psychology
918 / 7,657
Pathology
865 / 9,843
Philosophy
827 / 5,951
Physical chemistry
801 / 8,403
Sociology
797 / 5,080
Mathematics
704 / 5,201
Horticulture
698 / 13,244
Chemical Engineering
642 / 10,242
Political Science
635 / 3,460
History
626 / 4,781
Electrical Engineering
616 / 6,668
Agricultural Science
613 / 10,869
Nanotechnology
608 / 8,579
Business
604 / 3,060
Law
599 / 3,429
Statistics
566 / 4,549
Inorganic Chemistry
562 / 6,870
Condensed Matter Physics
548 / 5,549
Nuclear Physics
541 / 5,256
Zoology
534 / 4,228

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 50 163
1991 28 166
1992 38 198
1993 39 199
1994 44 173
1995 56 242
1996 41 183
1997 35 208
1998 25 160
1999 41 239
2000 43 242
2001 48 252
2002 61 311
2003 66 395
2004 92 584
2005 99 653
2006 104 730
2007 131 914
2008 134 991
2009 181 1345
2010 185 1650
2011 191 2110
2012 211 2540
2013 248 3043
2014 319 3518
2015 345 3974
2016 353 4174
2017 346 4734
2018 357 4980
2019 356 5789
2020 439 7240
2021 481 10109
2022 507 10389
Academic rankings

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by University of Lucknow.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine Yes Yes Yes
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes Yes

University of Lucknow alumni

  1. Suresh Raina

    Suresh Raina
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1986-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    cricketer
    Biography

    Suresh Raina is an Indian former international cricketer. He occasionally served as stand-in captain for Indian men's national cricket team during the absence of the main captain. He played for Uttar Pradesh (UP) in domestic cricket circuit. He is an aggressive left-handed middle-order batsman and an occasional off-spin bowler. He is the second-youngest player ever to captain India. He was the captain of Gujarat Lions in the Indian Premier League (IPL), and he also served as vice-captain of the Chennai Super Kings. He is the first Indian batsman to hit a century in all three formats of international cricket. During his time with India, he won the 2011 Cricket World Cup and the 2013 ICC Champions Trophy. Raina made history being the first Indian to score a century in the ICC Men's T20 World Cup, which he did with his 101 runs against South Africa at the 2010 Tournament.

  2. Dimple Yadav

    Dimple Yadav
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1978-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Dimple Yadav is an Indian politician. She is the incumbent Member of Parliament from Mainpuri since December 2022, and has earlier served as Member of the Lok Sabha for two terms from Kannauj. She is the wife of Samajwadi Party president and former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Akhilesh Yadav.

  3. Shankar Dayal Sharma

    Shankar Dayal Sharma
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1918-1999 (aged 81)
    Enrolled in the University of Lucknow
    Graduated with Master of Laws
    Occupations
    lawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Shankar Dayal Sharma was an Indian lawyer and politician from the state of Madhya Pradesh who served as the ninth president of India, from 1992 to 1997.

  4. Arif Mohammad Khan

    Arif Mohammad Khan
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1951-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Arif Mohammad Khan is an Indian politician belonging to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). He was originally a member of the Indian National Congress, but resigned after the Congress party's U-turn on the Shah Bano case. He is currently the Governor of Kerala. He is a former Union Minister. He has held several portfolios ranging from energy to civil aviation.

All 52 notable alumni

University of Lucknow faculties and divisions

Centre : Sanskriti Cultural Studies, Sanskrit
Faculty : Arts Ancient Civilizations, Anthropology, Arabic, Archaeology, Arts and Humanities, Economics, English, Esoteric Practices, European Languages, Geography, Hindi, History, Home Economics, Information Sciences, Journalism, Library Science, Linguistics, Mass Communication, Medieval Studies, Modern History, Modern Languages, Persian, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Protective Services, Psychology, Public Administration, Sanskrit, Social Work, Sociology, Urdu
Faculty : Ayurveda Anatomy, Ayurvedic Medicine, Music, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics, Surgery
Faculty : Commerce Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Economics
Faculty : Education Education
Faculty : Fine Arts Fine Arts, Painting and Drawing, Photography, Sculpture, Visual Arts
Faculty : Law Law
Faculty : Mass Communication in Science and Technology Mass Communication
Faculty : Science Anthropology, Astronomy and Space Science, Biochemistry, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Science, Geology, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Zoology
Institute : Development Studies Development Studies
Institute : Management Sciences Management
Institute : Minorities Coaching Psychology
Institute : Tourism Studies Tourism
Institute : Women's Studies Women's Studies
Research Division : Population Demography and Population
Research Division : Urban and Environmental Studies Environmental Studies, Urban Studies

General information

Alternative names लखनऊ विश्वविद्यालय
Founded 1921
Accreditation University Grants Commission
Motto Light and Learning

Location and contacts

Address Badshahbagh
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, 226007
India
City population 3,382,000

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